EU


Half of Europeans no longer believe in democracy

By Malik Shahid  Half of European citizens no longer believe democracy is the way forwards Only around half of young Europeans think of democracy as the best form of government, a new survey has found, while three-quarters see the EU as more of an economic pact rather than a group…


UK left with €113bn Brexit bill

By Zakiya Afzani UK need to pay out €113bn in overdue EU contributions before it can leave the block via Brexit Brussels will slap a hefty price tag on Britain’s Brexit bill by demanding an upfront gross payment of €113bn it has been reported.   The Financial Times has analysed…


Marine Le Pen steps down

By Zakiya Afzani Marine Le Pen steps down as face of far-right France The party leader of Frances far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen last night came second in the first round of the French Presidential election, putting her through to the final run-off next week Al-Sahawat Times | Global…


European Terrorism NOT linked to Islam

By Zakiya Afzani  Expert counter terror chiefs confirm most European Terrorism is NOT linked to Islam • Dortmund | Financially Motivated • Paris Champs Elysees | Personal vengeance against police • London Westminster | Lone attacker politically motivated targeting politicians   Terror group Da’ish Al-Dawla aka Daesh or as the…


Live scenes from Paris Champ Elysees attack

By Francois Thomas Francois is a political journalist based in Paris, France whom has been working as a professional correspondent since 1999.  Live scenes from the Paris Champs Elysees attack Al-Sahawat Times | Number one from Oman and UAE A gunman pulled up in a silver Audi circa 21:00 local…



Brexit | Article 50 triggered as Britain formally leaves the EU

By Saila Safwana Britain formally leaves the EU as PM Theresa May triggers Brexit with Article 50 Following a week and weekend of intense public protests and promises by some politicians that Brexit can be stopped, UK Prome Minister Theresa May had today formally triggered Article 50, reducing the EU…


Alastair Campbell: Believe me Brexit can be stopped

By Zakiya Afzani  “Believe me, Brexit can be stopped”: Nigel Farage and Alastair Campbell row over Article 50 Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage and former chief of communications for former British PM, Tony Blair, Alastair Campbell, had a heated argument about Brexit on UK television show; ‘Good Morning Britain’.  …


Spain to block Scottish EU membership

By Anita Zhxin  Spain to block Scottish EU membership An independent Scotland’s route to EU membership would be easier, and possibly quicker, if the SNP delayed until after Brexit.   Spain could block Scotland from join in the EU if they gained independence before the UK completes it’s move out…